PAKISTANI CINEMA: Jingoism is Not For Us

By Omair Alavi The cinema business in Pakistan is very tricky; one day cinema-owners can be kings and before they know it, they can become...
Nuplex

Q&A: Jamil Baig talks about Nueplex Cinemas becoming The Place for Entertainment-Deprived Karachi-ites

As originally published in Synergyzer Issue 5, 2017 - 'The Show Must Go On' In the last four years, Nueplex Cinemas at The Place has...

TO B OR NOT TO B!

It is a truly delightful sight to see our cinema industry taking a more stable path after years of stagnation. Yet, as they say...

The Gold Project

Saad Sharif, General Manager Marketing & Operations – Cinegold Plex, talks about Bahria Town’s luxury cinema project and evolutionary concepts in cinema entertainment. Synergyzer: Please give...

Can Brands Help Revive Cinema Culture In Pakistan

Maria Mahesar Cinema, often considered by experts as a tool that can either make or break the perception of the country of the movie’s originates...
humayun saeed

Q&A: Humayun Saeed on Producing Sports Films in Pakistan, The Success of JPNA &...

As originally published in Synergyzer Annual 2018 What would you say if I told you that the lead actor of Pakistan’s biggest hits started his...

Cinemas and Changing Trends

Our cinema industry, on the rise from warm waters, is certainly changing into a complete entertainment hub for audiences. While it may be the...
haseena moin

Q&A: Haseena Moin Laments The Lack of Strong Female Characters on Pakistani TV

For those who have grown up watching PTV dramas, Haseena Moin is a name they respect; from Shehzori in the 1970s to Jaane Anjaane...

FILM AWARDS: Worthy or Waste?

In the civilized world, awards are supposed to facilitate the most outstanding actors, writers, filmmakers and technicians out of the many that give their...

Editor-in-Chief, Ahmed Kapadia on The Great Rate Race

As originally published in Synergyzer Annual 2019 There’s a free market and then there’s a Pakistani version of the free market. The latter is a...